Equifax, Inc. (EFX) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for May 21, 2014


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Equifax, Inc. ( EFX ) will begin trading ex-dividend on May 21, 2014. A cash dividend payment of $0.25 per share is scheduled to be paid on June 13, 2014. Shareholders who purchased EFX stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 13.64% increase over the same period a year ago. At the current stock price of $70.64, the dividend yield is 1.42%.

The previous trading day's last sale of EFX was $70.64, representing a -3.1% decrease from the 52 week high of $72.90 and a 22.77% increase over the 52 week low of $57.54.

EFX is a part of the Finance sector, which includes companies such as American Express Company ( AXP ) and Discover Financial Services ( DFS ). EFX's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $2.73. Zacks Investment Research reports EFX's forecasted earnings growth in 2014 as 6.49%, compared to an industry average of 14.1%.

For more information on the declaration, record and payment dates, visit the EFX Dividend History page. Our Dividend Calendar has the full list of stocks that have an ex-dividend today.

The views and opinions expressed herein are the views and opinions of the author and do not necessarily reflect those of Nasdaq, Inc.

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Referenced Stocks: EFX , AXP , DFS

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